Ortiva Hires Zionts As CEO

La Jolla-based Ortiva Wireless, a developer of products for managing mobile video, said today that it has hired Marc J. Zionts as CEO of the firm. Zionts joins the company from FastMobile, which was recently acquired by Research in Motion. Zionts has also previously served as CEO of Cantata Technology, CEO of Westell Technologies, and founder and EVP of Communicate Direct, among other firms. Ortiva is venture backed by Artiman Ventures, Avalon Ventures, Comcast Interactive Capital, and Mission Ventures.